Wacky Words – Group Game

If you’re like me, you are always looking for a great up-front game that is flexible for any group size, easy to use and explain, and fun for everyone.  Sometimes, games like that are hard to come by.  So, ...

The Battle Room – Youth Ministry games

Growing up, I loved reading the book Ender’s Game, and I was thrilled when the movie came out this laster year. One of the key components that every reader loved about the book is the Battle Room, where armies ...

Youth Ministry Game – Schism

Schism is a great Youth Ministry game for groups of at least 8. What is awesome about it is that even the students who prefer to just sit to the side and not participate in active games can have fun with this game, ...

Youth Group Game: Moose Moose

Here is a game we’ve been playing in our ministry for years, and is always a crowd favorite yet requires no materials and nothing to set up. The hardest part of the game is getting students to fully understand ...

Youth Group Game: Heads Up!

The other day I stumbled onto a great game that is PERFECT for small groups. We played it at our Leaders party this past week and they all loved it, but I know students will have a blast with it as well. It ...

Youth group game: Peanut Butter Pong

This is a really easy game to play and fairly easy to set up. You’ll just need a cheap loaf of bread and jar of peanut butter. The way we play is with two teams going against each other, and this requires ...

Youth Ministry Game: The Human Roomba

I thought I was a genius a few weeks ago when I made up a game for our Sunday Morning services, but then I realized it was just a variation of a game a different genius made up. For a game wicked similar to this ...

Talk like a Pirate Game Night

Yesterday, during our Youth Ministry Roundtable, Justin Herman dropped some knowledge that this Thursday, September 19th, is National talk like a Pirate day. That got me going with some games to play with our Middle ...

Youth Ministry RoundTable #15 | Having Fun in Youth Ministry

We’ve gotten back into having a weekly RoundTable and today we had a great conversation about the role of Fun in Youth Ministry. In case you missed it Live, or if you just want to watch it again, you can view ...

Youth Group Game: The Fury of John McEnroe

This is a great game that was submitted by one of our readers, and I love it. We’re definitely going to try playing this before it get’s too cold outside here in Massachusetts. If you’ve got a ...